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Transparent green, rounded body, tall neck; perfect.

Provenance

From Gammai: Tomb 140, R 1.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

Nubian, Greco-Roman Period, not before 3rd century. Meroitic 270 B.C.–A.D. 320; Roman A.D. 30–364

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x depth: 6.9 x 3.7 cm (2 11/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.373

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels